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Our awards

Our teams work hard to deliver great service to our passengers. Here’s a look at some of the wards we’ve earned in recognition of those efforts.

2016 awards

Golden Whistle

  •  Special Award: Adrian Voice, Gatwick Express Train Driver

Rail Business Awards

  • Customer Information and Service – This Is Me campaign
  • Rolling Stock Excellence – 387/1s
  • Safety and Security Excellence – Rail Neighbourhood Officers

Rail Industry Innovation Awards

  • Engineering and Safety – Go-Learn
  • Environment – Sustainability Strategy

Rail Staff Awards

  • Driver of the Year - Steve Copley, Driver, London Victoria

2015 awards

National Rail Awards

  •  Best Medium Station: Lewes

Lewes Business Awards

  • Access Award: Southern

Cycle Rail Awards

  • Station of the Year: Brighton

2014 Awards

Training Journal Awards

  •  Gatwick Express Customer Service Training

RailStaff Awards

  •  LifeSaver Award: Matt Lenton

National Rail Awards

  • Outstanding Personal Contribution: Matt Lenton and Peter Harding 
  • Putting Passengers First: the key smartcard 

Croydon Business Awards

  •  Best Green Business

Rail Business Awards

  •  Technological Innovation: the key smartcard

2013 Awards

Golden Whistle Awards

  • Operational Team: Southern’s London Bridge Station Team

ATOC National Cycle Rail Awards

  •  London Cycle Parking: Peckham Rye

Rail Staff Awards

  • Depot Team of the Year: Continuous Improvement Team
  • Train Driver of the Year: Adam Osborne-Hall, Driver 

Association of Community Rail Partnership Awards

  • Transport Integration

London Transport Awards

  • Public Transport Operator of the Year

Rail Business Awards

  • Rail Business Manager of the Year: Martin Grier, Head of Control and Performance
  • Engineering Business Excellence: Southern's Class 377 Refresh
  • Integrated Transport Excellence: Southern Station Travel Plans
  • Information Technology Excellence: CHURROS (a driver monitoring system)

2012 Awards

Cycle Rail Awards

  • Winner of Operator of the Year
  • Cycle Champion: Paul Best, Project Manager, Southern

National Transport Awards

  •  Contribution to Sustainable Transport

Community Rail Awards

  •  Local Transport Integration: Southern Station Travel Plans
  • Passengers Matter Award: Eyewitness

National Rail Awards

  • Maintenance Team of the Year: Southern Fleet Team
  • Engineering Innovation of the Year: TRIME (Third Rail In-Service Monitoring Equipment) with Network Rail and the University of Birmingham

Global Air Rail Awards

  •  Best Marketing Campaign: Gatwick Express

Croydon Business Awards

  •  Best Business for Training & Development

Rail Business Awards

  • Winner of Rail Business of the Year
  • Safety and Security Excellence of the Year: Eyewitness and the Safer Travel Team
  • Environmental Innovation of the Year: Environmental Champions and Environmental Strategy

Marketing Excellence Awards

  •  Automotive/Transport Marketing Excellence Award: Southern Adventure campaign